Tuesday, February 19, 2019

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The latest news affecting  expats in the GCC.

Bahrain based fraudster strikes in Dubai

Dubai: After stealing a football club, breaking into a bank and conning governments around the world, a convicted international fraudster - described by the...
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Watch: New Muscat International Airport targets to reach top 20 in...

Muscat: Oman’s Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) has announced that the first flight to arrive at the new Muscat International Airport is expected to...

Travel warning to travelers headed to the Maldives

DUBAI: The UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a travel warning on Wednesday advising its citizens planning to visit the Maldives to take precautions. The...

Man jailed for embezzlement in Bahrain

Manama : The First High Criminal Court yesterday sentenced an accountant to five year imprisonment for embezzlement. The Asian national was found guilty for embezzling over BD25,...

3 exceptions to Duterte’s ‘total ban’

A top Philippine official had issued an order on Wednesday, February 14, clarifying exemptions to the "total ban" on the deployment of Filipino workers...

Philippine peso falls to 14.19 per UAE dirham

The Philippines’ peso has tumbled against the UAE dirham to its lowest level in over a decade, and analysts are predicting that the trend...

Scam Alert! Indians warned of fake ’embassy calls’

The Indian Embassy in Bahrain has issued a warning to its nationals to beware of fake callers claiming to be from the embassy following...

Kuwait condemns Manila ban on Filipino workers; hundreds of maids abscond

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s foreign minister yesterday condemned what he called an “escalation” by Manila after the Philippines expanded a ban on its nationals working in...

22 people found hiding inside cement mixer in UAE

Customs officials in Sharjah have nabbed 22 people hidden inside a cement mixer, trying to evade a customs checkpoint.The operation was carried out by...

High and dry: world’s tallest hotel opens in Dubai

The world’s tallest hotel opened on Monday targeting families and travellers seeking to avoid Dubai’s energetic nightlife.Gevora Hotel, a 356-metre tower capped with a...
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